Sermons

The King We Asked For
The story so far Looking for a leader (1 Samuel 9) … chosen by God (1 Samuel 10) … to bring victory (1 Samuel 11) Saul and Us What does this say about God? What does this say about how God works in Jesus? What does this say about us?

Holy Rest
Holy times (Leviticus 23) for holy rest in God’s presence (Leviticus 24:1-9) Resting in God’s Presence Colossians 2:16-17; Matthew 11:28-30; Psalm 127:2

Holy Priesthood
Priestly Holiness Unholy Priests Numbers 12 & 20; 1 Samuel 1-2; Jeremiah 23:11; 26:8; Matthew 26:59 Jesus, our holy priest Hebrews 4:14-16

Holy People Holy God
What is holiness? (Leviticus 18:1-5) Holy Religion (Leviticus 17) Holy Relationships (Leviticus 18) Holy Lives (Leviticus 19) Be Holy, Because I Am Holy

The Day Of Atonement
Entering God’s presence Jesus and the Day of Atonement Hebrews 9:23-28

Cleanliness and Holiness
What is cleanliness? Leviticus 11:45 Unclean … Foods (Leviticus 11) Bodily Fluids (Leviticus 12, 15) Rashes and Moulds (Leviticus 13-14) Jesus and cleanliness Mark 1:40; 5:25-35; 7:14-20 Are you clean? Hebrews 9:13-14

Consuming Glory
An obedient priesthood (Leviticus 8-9) Disobedient priests (Leviticus 10) Leviticus and us… Our God is a consuming fire (Hebrews 12:28-29) Jesus is our priest (Hebrews 10:11-14)

Blood and Fire
Six Offerings (Leviticus 7:37-38) Burnt Offering (Leviticus 1) Grain Offering (Leviticus 2) Fellowship Offering (Leviticus 3) Jesus, our once for all offering (Hebrews 7:27; 10:19)

Like Everyone Else
The end of the Judges (1 Samuel 7) … because ‘we want a king’ (1 Samuel 8) Wanting to be like everyone else Our King: not like the nations’

Domesticating God
God on a leash? (1 Samuel 4) God in a cage? (1 Samuel 5) Who can stand? (1 Samuel 6) Domesticating God?